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The Search for One-eye Jimmy (1994)

 -  Comedy  -  21 June 1996 (USA)
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Joe Head
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Junior
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Lefty (as Ray Mancini)
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Ed Hoyt
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Holly Hoyt
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Col. Ron
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Snake
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Ellen
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Tommy Hoyt
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Madame Esther
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Father Julio
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While working on a documentary on his old neighborhood, a young film school graduate shifts the focus of his production onto the disappearance of a local resident and the strange characters who are conducting the search to find him. Written by JD-2 <Badge19@hotmail.com>

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With this search team... pray you don't get lost.

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21 June 1996 (USA)  »

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Alla ricerca di Jimmy  »

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Filmed in 1993, but not released until 1996. See more »

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Joe Head: Who's Disco Bean? He's one of the greatest disco dancers around. I can introduce you to him, he's a friend of mine.
Les: Isn't disco suppose to be dead?
Joe Head: He died? Nobody told me nothin'.
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hilarious!
24 May 1999 | by (NJ) – See all my reviews

The idea of the movie struck me as strange, so naturally, I rented it. It was worth it, though! This movie was incredibly funny, and there were so many memorable characters (most notably the notorious "One-Eyed Jimmy" and Samuel L. Jackson's character). A very ironic, and ingenious movie!


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